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19 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Legal Secretaries.

  • Prepare, proofread, or process legal documents, such as summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions, or pretrial agreements.
23-2093.00 Title Examiners, Abstractors, and Searchers
  • Prepare reports describing any title encumbrances encountered during searching activities, and outlining actions needed to clear titles.
  • Copy or summarize recorded documents, such as mortgages, trust deeds, and contracts, that affect property titles.
  • Verify accuracy and completeness of land-related documents accepted for registration, preparing rejection notices when documents are not acceptable.
  • Prepare lists of all legal instruments applying to a specific piece of land and the buildings on it.
  • Prepare real estate closing statements, using knowledge and expertise in real estate procedures.
  • Prepare and issue title commitments and title insurance policies based on information compiled from title searches.
43-9081.00 Proofreaders and Copy Markers
  • Mark copy to indicate and correct errors in type, arrangement, grammar, punctuation, or spelling, using standard printers' marks.
  • Read corrected copies or proofs to ensure that all corrections have been made.
  • Correct or record omissions, errors, or inconsistencies found.
  • Typeset and measure dimensions, spacing, and positioning of page elements, such as copy and illustrations, to verify conformance to specifications, using printer's ruler or layout software.
  • Read proof sheets aloud, calling out punctuation marks and spelling unusual words and proper names.
23-1012.00 Judicial Law Clerks
  • Prepare briefs, legal memoranda, or statements of issues involved in cases, including appropriate suggestions or recommendations.
  • Draft or proofread judicial opinions, decisions, or citations.
  • Maintain judges' law libraries by assembling or updating appropriate documents.
43-4031.01 Court Clerks
  • Prepare and issue orders of the court, such as probation orders, release documentation, sentencing information, or summonses.
  • Prepare documents recording the outcomes of court proceedings.
  • Amend indictments when necessary and endorse indictments with pertinent information.
43-4031.02 Municipal Clerks
  • Prepare ordinances, resolutions, or proclamations so that they can be executed, recorded, archived, or distributed.
  • Maintain and update documents, such as municipal codes or city charters.
  • Perform general office duties, such as taking or transcribing dictation, typing or proofreading correspondence, distributing or filing official forms, or scheduling appointments.
23-2011.00 Paralegals and Legal Assistants   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Prepare affidavits or other documents, such as legal correspondence, and organize and maintain documents in paper or electronic filing system.
  • Prepare legal documents, including briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills, contracts, and real estate closing statements.
23-1022.00 Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
  • Prepare settlement agreements for disputants to sign.
  • Issue subpoenas or administer oaths to prepare for formal hearings.
23-1011.00 Lawyers
  • Prepare, draft, and review legal documents, such as wills, deeds, patent applications, mortgages, leases, and contracts.
  • Prepare legal briefs and opinions, and file appeals in state and federal courts of appeal.
43-9061.00 Office Clerks, General Bright Outlook
  • Compute, record, and proofread data and other information, such as records or reports.
  • Type, format, proofread, and edit correspondence and other documents, from notes or dictating machines, using computers or typewriters.
23-1021.00 Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
  • Issue subpoenas and administer oaths in preparation for formal hearings.
43-2021.00 Telephone Operators
  • Perform clerical duties such as typing, proofreading, and sorting mail.
43-9031.00 Desktop Publishers
  • Check preliminary and final proofs for errors and make necessary corrections.
43-2011.00 Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service
  • Perform various data entry or word processing tasks, such as updating phone directories, typing or proofreading documents, or creating schedules.
43-4171.00 Receptionists and Information Clerks Bright Outlook
  • Perform administrative support tasks, such as proofreading, transcribing handwritten information, or operating calculators or computers to work with pay records, invoices, balance sheets, or other documents.
43-9022.00 Word Processors and Typists
  • Check completed work for spelling, grammar, punctuation, and format.
43-4021.00 Correspondence Clerks
  • Review correspondence for format and typographical accuracy, assemble the information into a prescribed form with the correct number of copies, and submit it to an authorized official for signature.
25-1032.00 Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary Bright Outlook
  • Review manuscripts for professional journals.
43-6014.00 Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive Bright Outlook
  • Review work done by others to check for correct spelling and grammar, ensure that company format policies are followed, and recommend revisions.
25-1123.00 English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Review manuscripts for publication in professional journals.